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OFWs in China as spies? 'Preposterous,' says Lorenzana

Aug 18, 2019 - 5:15 PM

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana points out that Chinese companies are mandated to provide intelligence to their government, unlike overseas Filipino workers

DEFENSE CHIEF. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (center) with Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua (left). Photo from the Chinese Embassy in Manila

Duterte to knock on China’s doors for OFWs

Jan 27, 2018 - 2:24 AM

Speaking of the ban, Duterte admits his worry the proposed decision could translate to opportunities lost. But he says the welfare of these workers need to be considered as well.

DUTERTE. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, during the presentation of business agreements following the Philippines-India Business Forum at The Oberoi Hotel in New Delhi, India on January 26, 2018. Photo by Malacañang